Awards 17.11.2023

Sumo Group celebrate double win at TIGA Awards 2023

We’re happy to announce that Sumo Group has won two prestigious accolades at the 2023 TIGA Games Industry Awards.

Sumo Group scooped the Talent Development award, given to a games company that contributes to the future supply of good quality personnel available to work in the games industry – as well as being nominated for the Commitment to Workplace Wellbeing Award, Commitment to ESG Award, and Employer of the Year 2023 – while Sumo Digital triumphed in the Best Large Studio award category, which recognises studios that develop great games and has a track record of commercial and critical success.

The Sumo Digital Academy’s Zool: Redimensioned was nominated for both the Best Arcade Game Award and Heritage in Games Award, while Red Kite Games Studio Director and founder Simon Iwaniszak was a finalist for the Outstanding Leadership Award. Secret Mode, Sumo Group’s publishing division, was also nominated for the Publisher Award.

It’s been a fantastic year for Sumo Group on the awards front, with Sumo Digital having already scooped the Best Creative/Co-Development Partner at the MCV/DEVELOP Awards 2023, with numerous accolades for our family of studios, including wins at the Best Places to Work Awards, Develop:Star Awards, and MCV/DEVELOP 30 under 30 2023 Awards.

The TIGA Games Industry Awards, now in its 11th year, showcases excellence in games development, service providers and education. The full list of winners and finalists can be viewed here.